Quiz 8: Hard: 1/13/2009

8 Questions | Total Attempts: 42

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Map Quizzes & Trivia

This is the eighth quiz for my trivia blog. Please go to the blog to take it, as there are maps their that are needed to answer the questions. Quizzes for the Well-Informed


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where is Map #1 a map of?
    • A. 

      Israel

    • B. 

      Iraq

    • C. 

      Sierra Leone

    • D. 

      Croatia

    • E. 

      New Hampshire

  • 2. 
    What is highlighted in light blue?
    • A. 

      Sea of Galilee

    • B. 

      West Bank

    • C. 

      Gaza Strip

    • D. 

      Dead Sea

    • E. 

      Lebanon

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Gaza City

    • B. 

      Jerusalem

    • C. 

      Tel Aviv

    • D. 

      Beirut

    • E. 

      Cairo

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      California

    • B. 

      Israel

    • C. 

      They are roughly equal in size

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Austria

    • D. 

      Hungary

    • E. 

      Romania

  • 6. 
    Which of the following most accurately describes the North Atlantic Current?
    • A. 

      It brings warm surface water from the Gulf Stream to Western Europe

    • B. 

      It has multiple branches

    • C. 

      As warm water reaches the northern extremes of the current, it cools, sinks, and moves south as deep water

    • D. 

      It is threatened by global warming

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not a real country? (i.e., it is imaginary)?
    • A. 

      Lesotho

    • B. 

      Maldives

    • C. 

      Kiribati

    • D. 

      Javasu

    • E. 

      Palau

  • 8. 
    Which of the following places does not currently have glaciers?
    • A. 

      Argentina

    • B. 

      Alaska

    • C. 

      Austria

    • D. 

      New Zealand

    • E. 

      Poland